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The Residence Boutique Hotel

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  • Average1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed December 5, 2017

My husband and I spent one night at The Residence to celebrate our anniversary. I didn't want to leave! The attention to detail, the friendliness and professionalism of the staff, the wonderful spa, the excellent breakfast - to name but a few of the things...More

Thank Anna-Marie S
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded December 5, 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back some day in the near future. Thank you once again and all the very best from The Residence...More

Reviewed November 27, 2017

My wife and I spent two great nights at the Residence Hotel before embarking on a safari. The hotel provided excellent transportation from the airport which was very nice after a long flight. Staff members (Charity, Moses, Richard) greeted us immediately upon our arrival at...More

Thank lynnstephen01
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded November 28, 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate your comments and are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back some day in...More

Reviewed November 26, 2017

The room, overlooking the pool, was exceptional in its location and decor. The intimate balcony with its surrounding greenery was a surprise - and the quiet location of this hotel as well as its pickup service at Tambo International Airport was well executed and went...More

Thank Jutta S
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded November 28, 2017

Thank you so much for your amazing review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. We trust you enjoyed your safari and hope to welcome you back some day in the near future. Thank...More

Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here 1 day and one night with 3 other couples on route to safari. Wished we could have stayed longer. Highly recommended. Lovely gardens and great staff. Really enjoyed it. Tennis court and swimming pool to add.

Thank Richard B
Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded November 21, 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and hope to welcome you back some day in the near future. Thank you once again and all the best from The Residence team.

Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

There’s not much I can say about our stay at The Residence in Johannesburg that isn’t praise. In fact there are no negatives I can give at all. From being met at the car to checking out after two nights our visit was faultless. The...More

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Response from The Residence T, Owner at The Residence Boutique HotelResponded November 19, 2017

Thank you so much for your amazing review, we really appreciate it and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at The Residence. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us and hope to welcome you back some day in...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$241 - US$480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$241 - US$480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#1 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#3 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Sawkia P
November 12, 2016|
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Response from GGirl1965 | Reviewed this property |
It was an additional charge, I don't recall how much, but do remember it was reasonable.
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Jonathan S
October 30, 2016|
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Response from gailflynn00 | Reviewed this property |
Agreed.. not really a family hotel.
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MrsEjim
September 13, 2016|
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Response from monross | Reviewed this property |
I don't think its the ideal place for children as its a sofisticated up market and quiet hotel with formal dining and luxurious furnishings ! I agree with everyone on this score !
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"I understand all rooms are unique but I'm sure all very lovely"
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"The rooms that we had with a lounge and Jazuzzi"
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"Some rooms have a few stairs"
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"not room 5 - the doors are warped and do not close or lock."
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